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== To all FamilySearch Wiki Contributors: An apology is in order..==
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= [[Image:WspStanding, Vicki.JPG|116x158px]] Vicki Standing, MLS, AG =
  
By way of introduction, my name is Ben Bennett and I’ve recently joined the FamilySearch team as the product manager for the Wiki and Forums. Put simply, my job is to ensure that your experience, as contributors and users of the Wiki and Forums is excellent. To this end, an apology is in order.<br>As you know, we recently implemented a new user ID/sign in process for the FamilySearch Wiki. As we implemented this new system, I personally heard from many of you. You shared with me problems that were occurring for you as you tried to sign in, edit or do other things that resulted in lost work, lost time and frustration for you, our key contributors and users. Please accept my sincere apology for the poor performance and poor experience associated with the Wiki during the past few weeks. Please also accept my commitment that the FamilySearch team will learn from this experience and do all that we can to prevent situations like this in the future. To this end, I wanted to share with you ...[[User talk:Benrbennett|CONTINUE]]
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==== Education  ====
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*San Joaquin Delta College, Stockton, California
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*California State University, Sacramento, California
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*BS, Brigham Young University, April 1998, Provo, Utah
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*MLIS, University of North Texas, August 2006, Denton, Texas
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==== Credentials  ====
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*Master of Library Science and Information, University of North Texas, August 2006
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*Midwest Accredition, ICAPGen, November 2000
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==== Experience  ====
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*Reference Consultant for U.S. and Canada Reference Unit (1999-2008)
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*Research Librarian in VIP Services (2008-Present)
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*Researcher for ''Genealogy Research Associates''
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*Researcher for''Lineages, Inc''.  
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*Private client research
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*Extensive African-American research
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*On site research in Midwest, South, New England and Western States
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==== Associations  ====
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*''National Genealogical Society Quarterly'', Copy Editor
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*ICAPGen, Midwest Area Test Coordinator
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*ICAPGen, Renewal Commitee
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*Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy, Hospitality Chair, 2008-2009
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Revision as of 20:29, 19 April 2010

WspStanding, Vicki.JPG Vicki Standing, MLS, AG

Education

  • San Joaquin Delta College, Stockton, California
  • California State University, Sacramento, California
  • BS, Brigham Young University, April 1998, Provo, Utah
  • MLIS, University of North Texas, August 2006, Denton, Texas

Credentials

  • Master of Library Science and Information, University of North Texas, August 2006
  • Midwest Accredition, ICAPGen, November 2000

Experience

  • Reference Consultant for U.S. and Canada Reference Unit (1999-2008)
  • Research Librarian in VIP Services (2008-Present)
  • Researcher for Genealogy Research Associates
  • Researcher forLineages, Inc.
  • Private client research
  • Extensive African-American research
  • On site research in Midwest, South, New England and Western States

Associations

  • National Genealogical Society Quarterly, Copy Editor
  • ICAPGen, Midwest Area Test Coordinator
  • ICAPGen, Renewal Commitee
  • Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy, Hospitality Chair, 2008-2009